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Installing update-manager-core in Natty 11.04 [duplicate]

My Ubuntu Version (Server): root@li339-83:~# lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 11.04 Release: 11.04 Codename: natty ...
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How can I get the public key for ubuntu 10.04 update manager?

Update manager fails with a dialog box that says W: GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net lucid Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: ...
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Upgrade 11.04 to 12.04

I'm using Ubuntu 11.04. My computer is no longer supported and my computer is now trying to get me to upgrade to 12.10. But I want to upgrade to 12.04. Can I upgrade to 12.04 using the update manager ...
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Why does my update manager always “fail to download package files”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? I am using Ubuntu 11.04. Update Manager does not finish update since 'Applying Changes' does not finish ...
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Upgrade to 12.04 from Natty? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I skip over releases? I'm trying to upgrade to Precise, i'm on Natty now. Tried This guide to upgrade, but the update manager only lets me upgrade to 11.10. Tried ...
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Unable to install softwares from ubuntu software centre and unable to update through update manager in ubuntu11.04

when i try to install any sofware from software center it completes downloading but shows an error like bellow while installing. what should i do? error message : installArchives() failed: perl: ...
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Ubuntu Software Center / Update Manager not working - Could not open file

I'm having trouble with my Software Center, I'm running Natty Narwale and receive the following error when I try to open Update Manager. Could not initialize the package information An ...
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Formatting of “Release Notes” window

I was trying to upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10 following this guide. If you take a look at the image from step 3: The content inside the Release Notes window is formatted correctly. Now, this is my ...
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How to avoid updating some packages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to prevent updating of a specific package? When using Ubuntu at work I have to untick Facebook and Twitter plugins for Gwibber every time the Update Manager starts ...
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“a problem occurred when checking for updates” error

I've already tried doing what was listed here: Update manager: "A problem occurred when checking for the updates" but it didnt work. Every time I click on the red circle with the line ...
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Can the update manager download only a single package at a time?

I need the update manager to only download a single package at a time and not try to download multiple packages at once. My slow internet cannot handle multiple connections; slows the download to a ...
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Why can't I upgrade my kernel via the terminal? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is “dist-upgrade” and why does it upgrade more than “upgrade”? If I type sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade I can only see ...
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I don't see an option to upgrade from the Update Manager

Why is the Update manager of my Ubuntu 11.04 say "There are no updates to install"? And no message "New Ubuntu release '11.10' is available" is displayed? In software sources it is set to "Normal ...
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After downgrading to Ubuntu 11.04, how to keep GNOME 2.x?

Having tried unity, GNOME 3, GNOME-Shell, XFCE, and OpenBox, I would finally like to get back to GNOME 2.x Not being a hardcore Linux user, my best bet is to do a clean install of Ubuntu 11.04 with ...
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Problem in installing security updates and recommended updates using update manager

I installed UBUNTU 11.04 just few days before. Then when I tried to install the packages from update manager,I got the following message. *****installArchives() failed: perl: warning: Setting ...
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Will I upgrade to Ubuntu if I use dist-upgrade in Xubuntu?

Will update-manager -d in Xubuntu 11.04 install standard Ubuntu (with Unity and all) or will it just upgrade to Xubuntu 11.10? If anyone did so, did you have experience concerning stability or ...
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Why can't I check for updates in Ubuntu 11.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? I get the following error message when I try to check for updates: W:Failed to fetch ...
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How do I fix a download issue when updating? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? For some reason every time I try to update by terminal, synaptic, and update manager I get this error message and I cannot update ...
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Why does Xorg take all available CPU power when I run Update Manager? [closed]

I am using Xubuntu 11.04 with the default nouveau driver for nVidia Corporation NV17 [GeForce4 MX 420] graphics controller. Xorg takes all available CPU power, if I run Update Manager in this system; ...
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Virtualbox is not updating to Version 4.1. Why?

I use VirtualBox (not the OSE version) which I installed (following the instructions at www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Linux_Downloads) using this repository: deb ...
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Auto updates via aptitude?

Just like here: How do I set my system to auto-update without user interaction? How can I set the auto-updates via aptitude? Are there any auto-update features in aptitude?
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Update Manager/Ubuntu Software Centre not working

I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 64 bit version. Nothing happens when hitting "Install Updates" button in Update Manager, except for the mouse cursor shortly (<1 second) displaying the wait icon. I can ...
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How do I force apt-get to update the state of package versions?

I installed Natty Narwhal last night, and cam across a problem with update manager. I had initially instructed update manager to "Install updates", but the dialog that popped up stayed on "waiting..." ...
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How can I get an indicator icon for new updates?

I don’t want Update Manager popping up on its own, but I do want to be notified that there are new updates. In older Ubuntu releases (I don’t remember how old), an icon would display in the ...
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Update-manager failing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “Problem with MergeList” error when trying to do an update When I try to start my update-manager, I get the following message. An unresolvable problem ...
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I can't run Update Manager, or Software Center, or Synaptic! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “Problem with MergeList” error when trying to do an update I'm running Natty beta 1. When I try to run Update Manager, I get this error: Could not ...